VANCOUVER, British Columbia and LONDON, June 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BTL GROUP LTD. (TSX-V:BTL) (“BTL” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Susan Milton has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company.

Susan has two decades of experience as an investor and investment advisor. Ms. Milton began her career at Moss Lawson & Co before continuing at Richardson Greenshields & Sons, RBC Dominion Securities, Ocean Equities and Macquarie Private Wealth. Ms. Milton holds an MBA with a specialization in Financial Management & Markets from Arizona State University.

Brian Hinchcliffe, Executive Chairman of the Company commented, “We are fortunate to have Susan join the BTL Board as an independent director.  Susan brings a wealth of experience in the capital markets and with Interbit having been launched, will anchor marketing and communication to the financial community.”

ABOUT BTLTM AND INTERBITTM

Listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V:BTL) and operating from both Canada and the UK with offices in Vancouver, Calgary and London, BTL is a technology platform provider that owns Interbit, a next generation blockchain platform which enables business applications to be built quickly, easily and securely.

Interbit can be licensed by developers and businesses who can build and share their own applications in a trusted ecosystem, allowing them to embrace new revenue generating opportunities. Interbit meets the speed, scale and privacy that older generations of blockchain technology cannot achieve by using chain joining technology to connect multiple blockchains. It offers a simpler, more secure, new way of computing.

Website: www.btl.co & www.interbit.io 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/blockchainltd & https://twitter.com/interbit 
Videos: https://youtu.be/YFOH0YEHLak & https://youtu.be/eWI-0AXaZgc 

For further information please contact:

Dominic McCann, CEO
Phone: +1 855 256 5246
Email: dominic@btl.co 

Certain statements in this release are forward-looking statements, which include further development of BTL’s business relationships and business and the timing, development and success of BTL’s technologies and products, and other matters. Forward-looking statements consist of statements that are not purely historical, including any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such information can generally be identified by the use of forwarding-looking wording such as “may”, “expect”, “estimate”, “anticipate”, “intend”, “believe” and “continue” or the negative thereof or similar variations. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are based will occur. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve numerous assumptions, known and unknown risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, that contribute to the possibility that the predictions, estimates, forecasts, projections and other forward-looking statements will not occur. These assumptions, risks and uncertainties include, among other things, the state of the economy in general and capital markets in particular, the development of competitive technologies, the marketplace acceptance of BTL’s technologies and products, as well as those risk factors discussed or referred to in BTL's annual Management's Discussion and Analysis for the year ended December 31, 2017 available at www.sedar.com, many of which are beyond the control of BTL. Forward-looking statements contained in this press release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.

The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made as of the date of this press release.  Except as required by law, BTL disclaims any intention and assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Additionally, BTL undertakes no obligation to comment on the expectations of, or statements made by, third parties in respect of the matters discussed above.

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